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Applying to TSU

Acceptance Rate 90.86%
Yield 18.98%
SAT Score 920
ACT Score 17
Applicants 8,554

Applying To TSU

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 90.86% at Texas Southern University where a total of 8,554 students applied and 7,772 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 920 and the average ACT score is 17. It requires four items and recommends 4 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Texas Southern University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$42
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationwww.tsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admission.html
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX
Acceptance Rate91%
Average Test Scores920 SAT / 17 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 90.86% where a total of 8,554 students (3,125 men and 5,429 women) have applied to TSU and 7,772 (2,743 men and 5,029 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 578 male and 897 female students have enrolled into TSU and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 18.98%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at TSU
TotalMenWomen
Applicants8,5543,1255,429
Admitted7,7722,7435,029
Enrolled1,475578897
Acceptance Rate 90.86% 87.78% 92.63%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 18.98% 21.07% 17.84%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At TSU, 1,189 applicants (81% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 449 applicants (30%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 920 and the average ACT score is 17 at TSU. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,000 and 25th percentile score is 840. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 54 and the 25th percentile score is 43. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at TSU.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at TSU
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing430500
SAT Math410500
ACT Composite1518
ACT Math1518
ACT English1318
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Texas Southern University requires 4 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Rank, Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 4 articles (High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Texas Southern University
Application Requirements for TSU
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Texas Southern University is Semester. Texas Southern University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Texas Southern University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training